Lockheed Martin Aircraft Painter in Corpus Christi, Texas

This position reports directly to the Maintenance Control Supervisor in performance of corrosion control on Customs and Border Protection P-3 aircraft. The Painter shall be able to identify type of corrosion, severity of any corrosion damage and removal process or if corrosion damage could be a required repair. This Aircraft Painter shall coat surfaces and/or repair of customer-owned aircraft with paint, lacquer, epoxy, resin or other material, using brushes, spray guns and other devices, removes old paint from aircraft using liquid paint remover, scraper, or removal systems. Smoothens surface with sandpaper and steel wool, properly prepares aluminum surfaces for adequate paint adhesion, masks and covers portions of aircraft surfaces not to be painted, and paint insignia, letters or numerals on aircraft surface, using stencils. Additional job duties may be required, but not limited to: performing phased maintenance, preflight and post-flight maintenance inspections, miscellaneous duties to service aircraft, tow and jack aircraft, and enters in the maintenance records description of the work performed and verifies the work was performed satisfactorily.

Employment is dependent upon successful drug screen and must be able to obtain a DOD Secret and Homeland Security Background Investigation.

Employee must have common hand tools related to position prior to start.

This job classification is covered by a collective bargaining agreement. Shift assignments are made by seniority.

Must meet all physical requirements i.e. pass respirator-use physical and fit check.

Basic Qualifications The qualified applicant must have a minimum of 5 years of recent (within 5 years) aircraft corrosion control and paint application experience. Must be thoroughly familiar with the NA 01-1A-509 or equivalent Must be able to read and interpret blueprints for paint schemes.

Desired skills P-3 fixed wing aircraft desired. Experience and ability to color match paint.

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Job Location(s): Corpus Christi Texas